1950's Jazz music: A Jazz version of "Singin' In the Rain" performed by Dorothy Collins (vocals) and The Raymond Scott Quintet. This aired April 16 1955 on NBC-TV. All rooty, this is hip man, you squares! Can ya dig it? ( 2 reviews ) Topics: Classic TV, Television, 50s, 50's, 1950s, 1950's, Fifties, Jazz, Dorothy Collins, Song, Songs,...
Marijuana (1968) is a short film that is hosted by Sonny Bono who does a lot of preaching and signify about how marijuana is illegal and you kids shouldn't try it. This is interesting considering Mr. Bono looks like he smoked a few bowls before appearing in front of the camera. ( 6 reviews ) Topics: Documentary, Short, Sonny Bono
NBC hour-long special, which was broadcast on November 13, 1965. Guests include Bob Hope, Elke Sommer, Walt Disney, and the Beach Boys. Cast: Jack Benny Bob Hope Elke Sommer Walt Disney Brian Wilson Beach Boys Dennis Wilson Beach Boys Carl Wilson Beach Boys Al Jardine Beach Boys Mike Love Beach Boys John Ireland Naomi Stevens Writers: George Balzer Hal Goldman Al Gordon Sam Perrin ( 5 reviews ) Topics: classic tv, Jack Benny, Elke Sommer, Bob Hope, Beach Boys, Walt Disney
This is an audio recording of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. giving the "I Have a Dream" speech during the Civil Rights rally on the steps at the Lincoln Memorial in Washington D.C. on August 28, 1963. ( 7 reviews ) Topic: Speeches Source: University of California, Berkeley: Library
WWII era Musical starring Dick Foran, the Andrew Sisters, Harry James, and Joe E Lewis. Dick Foran play a western style crooner who's anxious to join the Army. After he's enlisted he thinks he's to good for basic training which raises the ire of his fellow soldiers. ( 5 reviews ) Topics: comedy, musical, World War II
An episode of the classic educational television series "Mr. Wizard", which aired on the NBC Television Network and aimed at children. This episode discusses the subject of rocks. ( 5 reviews ) Topics: Classic TV, Television, Education, Educational, Science, Mr Wizard, Don Herbert, Rocks, Land,...
Rare episode of the forgotten 50's sitcom "The Beulah Show", The first sitcom to feature an African American woman in the lead role. Starring Hattie McDaniel, best known for her part in "Gone With The Wind". Although the show ran for several seasons, only 7 episodes still exist, Making this the TV equivalent of a "Partially lost film". Aired 12 August 1952. ( 10 reviews ) Topics: Classic TV, 50's Television, Fifties, 1950's, The Beulah Show, Hattie McDaniel
Attention is drawn to the interesting chemical structure of water and then to its amazing life-sustaining properties. To license this film and get a higher quality version for broadcast/film purposes, contact A/V Geeks LLC. ( 6 reviews ) Topic: science vs. religion
Nurse Charlotte Beale arrives at the isolated Stephens Sanitarium to work, only to learn that Dr. Stephens was murdered by one of the patients and his successor, Dr. Geraldine Masters, is not very eager to take on new staff. Charlotte finds her job maddeningly hard as the patients torment and harass her at every turn, and she soon learns why Dr. Masters is so eager to keep outsiders out. ( 8 reviews ) Topics: horror, crazy, nuts, doctor, roach
Communism was the bloodiest ideology that caused more than 120 million innocent deaths in the 20th century. It was a nightmare which promised equality and justice, but which brought only bloodshed, death, torture and fear. This three-volume documentary displays the terrible savagery of communism and its underlying philosophy. From Marx to Lenin, Stalin, Mao or Pol Pot, discover how the materialist philosophy transforms humans into theorists of violence and masters of cruelty. ( 10 reviews ) Topics: Communism, Stalin, Mao, Lenin, Marx
A stark warning to holiday makers not to take more than £5 in notes abroad. Richard Massingham. only five pounds in notes were to be taken abroad. balance of payments crisis. ( 8 reviews ) Topic: balance of payments
Mismatched travellers are stranded overnight at a lonely rural railway station. They soon learn of local superstition about a phantom train which is said to travel these parts at dead of night, carrying ghosts from a long-ago train wreck in the area. The travelers eventually get to the bottom of the things that go bump in the night. In between the scary bits, comedian Arthur Askey plays the gags with his Vaudeville style humor. ( 16 reviews ) Topics: Comedy, Horror, Arthur Askey
Shows how an 11-year old boy and his brothers share each other's interests and activities. Shows projects such as building a tree house, baking cookies and coloring Easter eggs. Suggests the character-building value of experimenting, creating and doing a job well. ( 13 reviews ) Topic: need keyword
byThe Rev. Jim Jones, et al. (The Peoples Temple cult)
An audio recording made on November 18, 1978, at the Peoples Temple compound in Jonestown, Guyana immediately preceding and during the mass suicide and murder of over 900 members of the cult. ( 88 reviews ) Topics: Spoken Word, Historical Source: ? > cassette > CD-R > Sound Forge > FLAC Frontend > FLAC